Tag Archives: Garden
Seeds of Change – Pledge to Plant Sweepstakes @seedsofchange #pledgetoplant
 

  Seeds of Change organic seeds and food company, supporting community and school  gardens Pledge to Plant Sweepstakes 2nd year of grant program How much is donated per $190,000 is going to be given away Matt Hurst – Seeds of Change Hollywood Farmer’s Market in…

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LA Street Food Fest is Back – June 29, 2013 at Rose Bowl Pasadena @lafoodfest
 

 Save The Date The LA Street Food Fest is Back June 29, 2013 Rose Bowl Pasadena The LA Street Food Festival is back. Thousands attend. More details, but be sure to mark your calendar. Buy your tickets starting April 1, 2013. After you buy your…

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Urban Ecology Extravanganza March 3, 2013
 

  Urban Ecology Extravanganza on Sunday March 3rd! An educational, fun-filled event thats ALMOST FREE! Don’t miss this revolutionary event!  In honor of the upcoming SoCal Permaculture Convergence, IUE is proud to be partnering with several Los Angeles based organizations to bring you this once-in-a-lifetime event….

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Muir Ranch #Plugmob
 

  Sharing this from the Muir Ranch Facebook page: Every 3rd Saturday it’s the #Plugmob! Your support for our work supports not just our Muir Ranch kids but every school garden program in LA County. We are giving away 50,000 veg and flower seedlings thanks…

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Friends in Deed – Pasadena-based, non-profit food bank
 

 ~~~ Do you have a fruit tree that needs picking? Steve and Judy Bass suggest, “…instead of letting the fruit land on the ground and go to waste, consider turning the fruit into a tax-deductible donation by giving it to Friends in Deed, a Pasadena-based,…

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Pasadena Community Gardens – Accepting Applications
 

  “OPENING OUR GARDEN GATES” Pasadena Community Gardens will be accepting applications from Pasadena residents who’d like to become a member of our first garden at 721 S. Pasadena Ave. (across the street from Huntington Hospital) To find out more about garden membership, as well as…

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Protecting Citrus Fruit Trees From Freezing Temperatures in Southern California
 

 Protecting Citrus and other Fruit Trees From Freezing Temperatures Thanks to the folks at Food Forward for sharing these tips on keeping your fruit trees safe from the freezing temperatures about to come to the Southern California area. FRUIT TIP OF THE WEEK: Protect your…

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Native Nights Workshop with Lili Singer
 

  Pasadena Water and Power invites you to: �NATIVE NIGHTS: The Pleasures of Going Native� with Lili Singer October 9, 2012 7 pm – 9 pm (RESERVE NOW) Planning a garden, large or small, from scratch or around existing plants? Discover the joys and benefits…

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Pasadena Tree Trimming Service Free Mulch and Turf Removal Rebates
 

 I want to share a new resource. Working in the neighborhood and asked about mulch. Called within 2 days and delivered a giant free load. You can use them for trees trimming services, apparently they were great to deal with. Four other tree companies had…

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LA’s New Rooftop Garden @ Playa
 

 Announcing Cielo Verde, Playa‘s new vertical rooftop garden!   Having researched the most advanced methods for small-space, sustainable urban propagation, Chef John Sedlar and Partner Bill Chait decided to create an aeroponic system based on 35 compact, drip-irrigated towers and situate it on the restaurant’s rooftop for…

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Tasti-Lee New Breed of Tomato at Oxnard Salsa Festival
 

 Very interesting development. Always welcome new naturally developed fruits and vegetables. Tasti-Lee, a new, naturally-developed tomato variety, has had great success in the Eastern United States this year. In anticipation of its upcoming California launch, Tasti-Lee hopes to create a buzz about their tomatoes at…

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New @ Altadena Farmers Market: Old Soldier Citrus – Emily Green
 

  From the AFM Facebook page: We are proud to announce our newest addition to the Altadena Farmers Market: Old Soldier Citrus. Old Soldier Citrus is Altadena resident Emily Green’s urban farm. This will be Emily’s debut in the farmers market world, but she is…

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Garden Chats-Arboretum Garden Festival-Sat & Sun, May 5 & 6
 

 Garden Chats-Arboretum Garden Festival-Sat & Sun, May 5 & 6 Hi Everyone!  The Arboretum’s fabulous Garden Festival begins with a party on Friday night, May 4 ($5 for Arboretum members/$10 for non-members), and is followed on Saturday and Sunday, May 5 & 6 with a……

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THE GREAT TOMATO SALE & TALK
 

 Mark your calendars!!!  Hear Steve’s talk AND buy a wonderful selection of 4 inch tomato seedlings to get a jumpstart on your garden! No reservations necessary – just come!  Free with admission and to Arboretum members. Jill   THE GREAT TOMATO SALE & TALK When?…

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